AP® Macroeconomics

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Learn key concepts and AP® Macroeconomics material from top AP instructors, including many of the same high school teachers and college faculty who helped design the AP curriculum in partnership with the College Board.

Each module will cover a major concept in the AP® Macroeconomics course, based on Advanced Placement® standards.

All topics are broken into bite-sized pieces—with short instructional videos, interactive graphs, and practice problems.

Throughout the 18 core modules, you will also find more than 30 short videos. Each one is placed at a critical juncture – ensuring you don’t miss important ideas, definitions and concepts.

Topics include:

  1. Basic Macroeconomics Concepts
  2. Supply & Demand
  3. Measures of Economic Performance
  4. Nominal & Real Values
  5. Classical & Keynesian Models
  6. Aggregate Demand
  7. Aggregate Supply
  8. Short-Run Macroeconomic Equilibrium
  9. Moving to Long-Run Equilibrium
  10. Economic G...

Learn key concepts and AP® Macroeconomics material from top AP instructors, including many of the same high school teachers and college faculty who helped design the AP curriculum in partnership with the College Board.

Each module will cover a major concept in the AP® Macroeconomics course, based on Advanced Placement® standards.

All topics are broken into bite-sized pieces—with short instructional videos, interactive graphs, and practice problems.

Throughout the 18 core modules, you will also find more than 30 short videos. Each one is placed at a critical juncture – ensuring you don’t miss important ideas, definitions and concepts.

Topics include:

  1. Basic Macroeconomics Concepts
  2. Supply & Demand
  3. Measures of Economic Performance
  4. Nominal & Real Values
  5. Classical & Keynesian Models
  6. Aggregate Demand
  7. Aggregate Supply
  8. Short-Run Macroeconomic Equilibrium
  9. Moving to Long-Run Equilibrium
  10. Economic Growth
  11. Fiscal Policy
  12. Money & the Money Market
  13. Money Creation
  14. Monetary Policy
  15. Loanable Funds
  16. Phillips Curve
  17. Comparative Advantage & Trade
  18. Foreign Exchange Markets

This course is specifically designed for blended learning in AP classrooms, but can also be used by AP students independently as supplementary help and exam review.

* Advanced Placement® and AP® are trademarks registered and/or owned by the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, these offerings.

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7 months, 1 week ago
This is easily the best macroeconomics course on the internet for AP macro or any macroeconomics course. It's not easy, but if you work through this course, practice past exams, and review you will be ready for the exam. I teach AP and other economics courses in high school.
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10/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 2 months ago
Thanks to edx, Davidson, and all those involved in the production of the course, I was able to score a 5 on the AP Macroeconomics Exam. I did not take a class for the exam. I used edx, review books, and released testing materials. I would like to thank those who took the time to make this course because it has allowed me to explore a topic I'm passionate about (along with getting college credit)!
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Connor Harris

10/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 2 months ago
I LOVE this course so much! Thank you to Davidson college for providing this course! The course is very well done (which is sadly rare for high school classes on edx.org) and the instructors were precise and clear when speaking. Overall this course flowed very well and I hope more AP courses like this one will be available on edX.org.
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10/10 starsTaking Now
3 years, 5 months ago
Great course. Absolutely loved how it was structured: short, informative videos with lots of quizzes (really helps with learning and applying the material which is something a bunch of other courses fail at).
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